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Huawei EulerOS: CVE-2015-8872: dosfstools security update

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Huawei EulerOS: CVE-2015-8872: dosfstools security update

Severity
2
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
06/03/2016
Created
09/25/2019
Added
09/24/2019
Modified
09/24/2019

Description

The set_fat function in fat.c in dosfstools before 4.0 might allow attackers to corrupt a FAT12 filesystem or cause a denial of service (invalid memory read and crash) by writing an odd number of clusters to the third to last entry on a FAT12 filesystem, which triggers an "off-by-two error."

Solution(s)

  • huawei-euleros-2_0_sp5-upgrade-dosfstools

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